POSTED: Saturday, July 21, 2012 - 4:51pm
UPDATED: Saturday, July 21, 2012 - 5:42pm
The City of El Paso Parks and Recreation Department will highlight another activity during National Parks and Recreation Month as the Department will host the largest swim meet in the city.
This weekend, July 21st and 22nd the City Swimming Championships for Private Leagues will be at the Pavo Real Aquatic Center, 110 Presa Place. The defending champion is El Paso Country Club.
“The meet will begin at 8:00 a.m. with over 900 swimmers vying to be city champion in various individual and team events during the two week span,” according to Wright Stanton, Aquatics Manger for the City of El Paso Parks and Recreation Department.
Admission is $2 per person. Public swimming will not be allowed at the Pavo Real Aquatic Center due to the competition.